Combining expertise and insight from MSCI’s Climate Risk Center, the indexes include climate data from MSCI’s Climate Value-at-Risk (Climate VaR) tool, scope 3 emissions data, and green revenues
The wildfires across California and other Western states have illustrated the threat of asset damage, operational disruption and human suffering from physical climate risks and disasters that continue to escalate in 2020.
The OECD Business and Finance Outlook 2020 says that ESG investing has grown steadily in recent years, with ESG ratings, indices and other financial products proliferating to meet demand.
“Investors are adopting this ... less so as a satellite, very specific position, but as something that they’ll put at the heart of their portfolio,”
Fund managers focused on environmental, social and governance issues may talk a good game when it comes to responsible investments, but how are their own firms performing when it comes to internal diversity and equality?